Denel McMahan is a current Freshman at Santa Clara University. He is majoring in Political Science and minoring in Religious Studies. He is also the First Year Rep for Igwebuike, which is the BSU on the SCU campus.
John Lewis believed in the passion, persistence, and power of the people, particularly young citizens, to effect change from their kitchen tables and to never give up. NSHSS honors Representative Lewis's legacy with the John Lewis Good Trouble Scholarship for students who embody the ideals of 'good trouble'.